In a landmark first, Chinese scientist claims birth of genetically modified babies — and all hell breaks loose
A Chinese researcher is claiming that he created the first-ever genetically edited babies using CRISPR/Cas9 tools that have now become a common feature in labs around the world. And the news triggered a tempest in scientific circles the world over as researchers who have been using gene-editing tech to refine plants and forge new therapies try to puzzle out the stunning —if true — development featured on YouTube.
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